Eva Rickard

 

Eva Rickard

  1. I think every Pākehā should go to a Māori tangi. RadioNZ
  2. What is 20th century progress? RadioNZ
  3. There are two languages, there are two indigenous races in this country. There is a Māori and there is a white man. I more than anyone else would like to see these two races living in harmony in one nation. In able to do this there must be some recognition of the indigenous culture and some recognition of the language. RadioNZ
  4. This is a tribal issue which has now become a Māori issue. (Speaking of Raglan) RadioNZ
  5. Computers are not going to tun out food. RadioNZ
  6. When I listened to Bastion Point, the judge said to those defendants, those trespassers. I know you have an ancestral right and a moral right to this land. But I am here to administer the law and you are trespassing.
  7. We got arrested for trespassing on our own land. RadioNZ
  8. When we started, our people were saying to me you are wasting your time. That there is no justice in the course of this country. RadioNZ
  9. I should be down there right now occupying our land and here I am playing the system. RadioNZ
  10. We fought a war together. It was all very well for my people to die over there in a colonial war on some foreign land and when they come back their land had been taken or borrowed. RadioNZ